Colorful green and red bell peppers, sauteed with bright yellow corn and rich red tomatoes, make this pork chop bake a fiesta in a dish!
INGREDIENTS (for 4 servings):
- 2 tablespoons butter
- 1 onion, thinly sliced
- 1 green bell pepper, chopped
- 1 red bell pepper, chopped
- 1 (14.5 ounce) can diced tomatoes with green chile peppers
- 1 cup whole kernel corn
- 4 thick cut butterflied pork chops
Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C).
Melt 1 tablespoon of the butter or margarine in a large skillet over medium heat. Add the onion, green bell pepper and red bell pepper and saute for 5 minutes. Add the tomatoes and corn and saute for 5 more minutes. Pour this mixture into a 9x9 inch baking dish.
Melt the remaining butter or margarine in the same skillet over medium heat. Add the pork chops and saute for 2 minutes per side, then place the chops in the baking dish over the vegetable mixture and cover with aluminum foil.
Bake at 350 degrees F (175 degrees C) for 12 to 15 minutes, or until internal pork temperature reaches 160 degrees F (70 degrees C).